News Archives

  • Rationing Ventilators: Pandemic Myths That Deserve to Die

    Medical ventilators

    April 7th, 2020

    Here are some of the myths, many old ones, that have resurfaced during the COVID-19 pandemic, and that should be put to rest.

  • Professor Pens Chapter in New Book on ACA

    March 27th, 2020

    In The Trillion Dollar Revolution, Nicole Huberfeld examines the complicated federal-state relationship in the implementation of the ACA over the past 10 years.

  • Professor Appointed to ABA’s COVID-19 Task Force

    March 20th, 2020

    Wendy Mariner will serve on the American Bar Association’s Task Force on Legal Needs Arising Out of the 2020 Pandemic, which will address the legal questions that impacted populations face.

  • WMTW Portland

    March 2nd, 2020

    Public Health Laws Strike Balance between Individual Rights, Good of Community, Health Expert Says — quotes Sophie Godley, clinical assistant professor of community health sciences 

  • Taking Stock of Democracy, Voting, and Health

    February 20th, 2020

    One hundred years after women gained the right to vote, contemporary barriers to voting still prevent them from shaping a representative government that values their health.

  • World Socialist Web Site

    November 26th, 2019

    An Open Letter from Doctors: Julian Assange “Could Die in Prison” — mentions Sondra Crosby, associate professor of health law, ethics & human rights

  • Consortium News

    November 25th, 2019

    Doctors Petition UK Home Secretary over Julian Assange — mentions Sondra Crosby, associate professor of health law, ethics & human rights

  • SPH Presents, Wins Awards at APHA

    November 14th, 2019

    SPH faculty, staff, students, and alums presented their research on gun violence, storytelling, and more at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Expo in Philadelphia Nov. 2-6.

  • USA Today

    November 14th, 2019

    Not Just Rapper T.I. : Doctors Get Requests for Sexist, Unscientific ‘Virginity Tests’ — opinion co-authored by Sondra Crosby, associate professor of health law, ethics & human rights

  • Suffolk Journal

    November 14th, 2019

    Black Reparations—How to Hold the Nation Accountable — quotes Dean Sandro Galea and Candice Belanoff, clinical associate professor of community health sciences